Covid-19: Another woman succumbs: Death tally reaches 14 in DK

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Covid-19: Another woman succumbs: Death tally reaches 14 in DK

Covid-19: Another woman succumbs: Death tally reaches 14 in DK

SC GM   ¦    Jun 29, 2020 09:40:18 AM (IST)

Covid-19: Another woman succumbs: Death tally reaches 14 in DK-1

Mangaluru: A 60-year-old woman from Ullal, Kotepura succumbed to Covid-19 today, June 29. With this, the total number of deaths pertaining to Covid-19 in Dakshina Kannada district has now reached 14.

The deaths are picking up pace with two reported yesterday. However, co-morbidities played a role in today's fatality.

The deceased woman was suffering from diabetes and respiratory issues and she was being treated at a private hospital in Deralakatte.

As her throat swabs tested positive for Covid-19, she was shifted to Wenlock Hospital yesterday, June 28. She died in the wee hours of Monday as she did not respond to treatment, sources said.